Georgia Southern vs. Citadel: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Georgia Southern vs. Citadel: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Georgia Southern 78
(11-15, 5-9 away)
Citadel 57
(6-18, 4-8 home)
Venue: McAlister Field House
7:05PM ET / 4:05PM PT, February 14, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Georgia Southern 47 31 78
Citadel 29 28 57
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Georgia Southern C Roberts 20 M Baynham 6 C Reed 5
Citadel P Horgan 19 P Horgan 8 A Moore 4

Citadel allowed 36 points from three-point territory to Georgia Southern and was blown out by the Eagles 78-57 in conference play on Thursday, Feb. 14. Citadel was never really in this one, as they trailed 47-29 at halftime and couldn't get back into it. The Bulldogs tie the season series against Georgia Southern at 1-1 with the loss. The Bulldogs got a team-high 19 points and eight rebounds from P.J. Horgan. Mike Groselle had nine points and added four rebounds. For the Eagles, Cleon Roberts finished with a game-high 20 points and three assists. This makes three losses in a row for the Bulldogs. The next game will be on Saturday, Feb. 16 when Citadel (6-18, 3-11 SoCon) hosts Davidson (18-7, 13-1 SoCon).

Citadel Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 8:50 left to go.
  • The last time Citadel started the season 6-18 was 2007.
  • Citadel has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-8) after recording 57 or fewer total points.
  • The Bulldogs have lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-8) after having a field goal percentage of 39.6 percent or worse.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 52.7 percent or better this season, Citadel has lost 100 percent of the time (0-6).
  • When the opposition records 29 or more field goals made this season, Citadel has lost 90 percent of the time (1-9).
  • When the opposition records 78 or more total points this season, Citadel has lost 88 percent of the time (1-7).
  • Citadel set a season low for three-pointers (three).
  • The Bulldogs have recorded more free throws made than their opponents for the past six games.
  • This is the 12th game at home this season--Citadel has a -0.2 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • P.J. Horgan accounted for 33.3 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (P.J. Horgan and Stephen Elmore) accounted for 44.8 percent of the rebounds.
  • P.J. Horgan has led the team in scoring four times and in rebounding 7 times in 24 games this season.

Georgia Southern Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Cleon Roberts and Eric Ferguson) accounted for 43.5 percent of the points.
  • Cleon Roberts has led the team in scoring three times in 26 games this season.
  • Marvin Baynham has led the team in rebounding five times in 26 games this season.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Cleon Roberts's career.
  • C.J. Reed has five straight double-digit point games.
  • Eric Ferguson set a career high with three three-pointers.
GS PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Cleon Roberts342023300
AC. Baskerville17840110
AEric Ferguson231440211
AC.J. Reed321045200
AMarvin Baynham15461000
B+Brian Holmes351155106
BK. Dunnican10430112
C-Tre Bussey18420102
-Chris Daniels7020000
-Sam Mike7000001
CIT PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AP.J. Horgan341982211
B-Mike Groselle30942122
C+M. Harris III341014103
CStephen Elmore11150011
CDylen Setzekorn11420112
CR. Robinson21611101
CMatt Van Scyoc29422001
C-Ashton Moore19014101
-Janeil Jenkins7210000
-Q. Marshall4200000

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